Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Confluence
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 122 130
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing Confluence 15 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.14% 1.11% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £444 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.59% +255.40% -75.00%
10th Percentile £240 £419 £113
90th Percentile £538 £458 £138
Scotland median daily rate £358 £400 £125
% change year-on-year -10.63% +220.00% -75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Confluence is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 478 449 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.43% 20.83% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 268 256
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £251 £218 £234
90th Percentile £538 £479 £501
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -52.98% +139.27%
10th Percentile £17.42 £11.35 £15.99
90th Percentile £29.40 £15.25 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) DevOps
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (33.33%) Ansible
4 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) JBoss
4 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) Ant
4 5 (33.33%) Middleware
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Maven
4 5 (33.33%) Subversion
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
5 4 (26.67%) PMI
5 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
5 4 (26.67%) DSDM
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Zephyr
6 3 (20.00%) Artifactory
6 3 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) JBoss
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) Ant
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Maven
2 5 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (26.67%) Zephyr
4 3 (20.00%) Artifactory
5 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (6.67%) Axure RP
6 1 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (6.67%) Mocha
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Coach
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Chai
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Enzyme
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PMI
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) DSDM
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Artefact Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Business Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) OCR
7 1 (6.67%) Records Management
7 1 (6.67%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Perl
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Dart
3 1 (6.67%) ES6
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata